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Snowy plover USFWS 512 X 219National Wildlife Refuges work closely with other researchers, Universities and science-based organizations interested in supporting the agency’s wildlife conservation mission.

The following are some of the recent research projects conducted on the Salt Plains National Wildlife Refuge. 

  • White-faced and Glossy Ibis Hybridization on Salt Plains NWR 
  • Resiliency of native fishes to extreme drought at Salt Plains NWR 
  • Environmental availability and assessment of heavy metals and other anthropogenic contaminants in snowy plover nesting habitats in Texas, New Mexico, and Oklahoma 
Page Photo Credits — Western snowy plover / USFWS
Last Updated: Oct 06, 2013
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